If you are thinking of doing Vegas like a rock star, then catch the rock'n spirit at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
This premier destination entertainment resort is nestled on 16.7 acres situated on Harmon Avenue. Hard Rock hotel is the world's first rock 'n' roll hotel and features rock memorabilia throughout the resort.
Guests enter under a 90-foot neon guitar and find a hotel chockablock with rock-'n'-roll memorabilia, including some 600 costumes, guitars, and concert posters. Hard Rock hotel also features a three-acre jungle garden that includes two sand-beach lagoon pools (open seasonally) that is connected by a channel, a spiral-tunnel water slide, a grotto bar, and four roomy spas. A wood gazebo contains blackjack and craps tables, and there are also three swim-up blackjack tables. For-rent, thatch-roof cabanas come with television, phone, and ceiling fan. Rock plays continuously.
Paradise Tower's 490 lavish rooms on 18 floors are designed with the property's signature party attitude and a jolt of sexy sophistication in mind.
Rooms evoke visions of a rock 'n' roll manor house, using iconic materials like leather, wood and silver studded velvet to enhance the sensory experience and emphasize that this is no standard hotel room.
Adding to the allure of Paradise Tower's 18 floors are its Penthouse and 10 pool suites. The mega size 3,500 square feet Penthouse has floor to ceiling windows throughout and offers sweeping panoramic views of the valley.
The pool suites, aptly named because they overlook Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's world famous Beach Club pool. Each offering something entirely different. Some offer direct access to the Beach Club pool, others boast features such as two-level "duplexes", with doors that open to direct access to your own cabana or to the pool deck, or a spacious glass balcony over looking the pool scene.
The HRH Tower at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is an all-suite tower located at the south end of the famous Hard Rock property. Targeting high-end, luxury guests who want a sophisticated rock 'n' roll experience, the HRH Tower with extra privacy and a more refined atmosphere.
HRH Tower includes 359 "standard" suites, eight spa villas opening directly to the pool areas, and seven penthouse suites on the 16th floor offering panoramic views of the iconic Vegas strip and mountains.
HRH Tower "standard suites" offer a lustrous room product with an integrated wet bar, sitting area, and suite bathroom with cast iron tubs. Each suite in the Tower includes a Sound Matters Sound Bar – an AMX 12" Touch Panel music system with iPod dock and includes over 2,000 HRH owned songs and playlists for guests personalization and enjoyment, as well as two 40" Sony Bravia LCD TV with DVD
HRH Tower boast its own VIP entrance and check-in. Direct access to the new casino space; 25,000 sq. ft. luxury Reliquary spa; and Vanity nightclub.
Deluxe Suites - This spacious, yet intimate 900 square foot suite offers first-class comfort, and a breathtaking view of the Strip. The master bedroom is adorned in high thread count linens and goose down, while the master bath is complete with jet tub and spa amenities. The adjoining lounge area is a perfect place to prepare for your time in Sin City.
Celebrity Suites - Designed with soft colors and clean lines, this 1,300 square foot suite includes a master bedroom with a California King bed, goose down linens, and a walk-in closet. Only steps away are the marble-laid master bath complete with a jet tub, separate walk-in shower, and spa amenities. And the adjoining lounge area is warmly furnished with a circular couch with a matching ottoman and, of course, a wet bar.
Reliquary Spa at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
Reliquary Spa is your place to be selfish. The 25,000 foot spa has 21 treatment rooms, a private studio for pole dancing lessons, a fitness center and the property's famous and expanded Brannon Salon.
The centerpiece of the Reliquary spa is the Roman Bath. The place for guests to be seen, socialize and commiserate with private cabana-type alcoves and lounge space. The Bath House has the capabilities to turn the space into an entertainment area for small parties and group functions.
Nightlife at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
The Joint, which holds only 1,400 people, regularly features top chart residents such as Sting and Nickelback.
Always a popular music destination, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino also hosts such live acts as the Rolling Stones, Coldplay, Alicia Keys, David Bowie, Snoop Dogg, Nine Inch Nails and The Killers.
One of the latest addition to Las Vegas nightclub scene is Vanity nightclub. This 14,000 square-foot venue features a sunken dance floor, two marble bars, 50 intimate VIP booths, an outdoor terrace with cabanas, fire pit, and offers direct access to the new outdoor Sky Bar . Vanity is especially female friendly with lots of stalls and hair and makeup retouches available too. It is geared more to the younger crowd with most between 21 and 26.
The heartbeat of the club is a cyclone chandelier of over 20 thousand lit crystals bringing the dance floor to life. Vanity throws a party like no other nightclub in Las Vegas.
Vanity is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, from 10:30pm until 4am.
Admission: $20 for ladies, $40 for gentlemen, local ladies free.
Open Thursday - Sunday at 10 p.m. - 4am. Locals free on Thursdays and Sundays. (702) 693-5555
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino charges a Resort Fee of $24.64, per room, per night which is collected by the hotel upon check out. The resort fee covers the cost of valet parking, shuttle service to and from the Strip, daily access to the Rock Gym and Fitness Center, local and long distance telephone calls, covered self parking and pool towels.
Backstage Pass Players Club
Backstage Pass Players Club offers free slot play, VIP treatment, exclusive access to concerts, special events, restaurants, spa and retail discounts and unparalleled amenities.
Named one of the top-10 pools in the world with over 4,000 partygoers attending this premiere pool party each weekend, REHAB is the pinnacle of poolside entertainment and by far the biggest entertainment destination in Las Vegas.
REHAB happens every Saturday and Sunday, April through October.
Taking the bus from Las Vegas Strip to Hard Rock Las Vegas Hotel & Casino
From Las Vegas Blvd and Flamingo Road, take bus Route 202 eastbound along Flamingo Road, and then take Route 108 southbound on Paradise Road to Hard Rock Las Vegas.
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Directions to Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas
From McCarran Airport: Take the Swenson Exit north. From Swenson heading north, take a left on Harmon (heading west). The Hard Rock Cafe will be on the right hand side as you travel west on Harmon.
From the Las Vegas Strip: Take Las Vegas Boulevard to Flamingo Road. Turn East on Flamingo Road. Turn right on Paradise Road. The Hard Rock Cafe is located on the corner of Paradise and Harmon on the right hand side.
From Interstate 15: Exit Flamingo Road heading east. From Flamingo turn right onto Paradise Road. The Hard Rock Cafe is located on the corner Paradise and Harmon on the right hand side.
Free Shuttle Service from the Vegas Strip
The Hard Rock Cafe Las Vegas offers free shuttle service from South Las Vegas Boulevard (The Strip) to Hard Rock Cafe. The shuttle picks up from Showcase Mall between the hours of 11am and 9pm, every half hour.
Dining at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
Signature restaurants at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas offers an innovative menu with dishes to please appetites of any kind.
Enjoy classic steakhouse cuisines and martinis in this sleek, contemporary restaurant.
AGO - AGO's authentic Tuscan-style Italian food attracts A-list clientele nightly and is a widely recognized favorite among dining enthusiasts. A landmark Los Angeles eatery, restaurateur Agostino Sciandri, launched his first Las Vegas restaurant location along with partner and legendary Hollywood icon Robert De Niro.
Pink Taco - A mega-hip Mexican cantina, Pink Taco is a folk-art bedecked hotspot adorned with classic low-rider bicycles, unique tables that leave guests' feet dangling and an assortment of authentic Mexican craftwork that decorate the dining room.
Nobu - Japanese Restaurant Owner and Chef, Nobu Matsuhisa, presents signature dishes to satisfy any palate including the Lobster Ceviche infused with citrus flavors that give guests the reminiscent feel of the tropics; Shrimp and Main Lobster drizzled with tangy lemon sauce and the Scallops in Spicy Pepper